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H S on Tue, 2 Apr 2002 22:18:01 +0200 (CEST)


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Re: [Nettime-nl] anti spionnen waar


Goedenavond Eveline, Nettime<
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http://www.zdnet.com/downloads/stories/info/0,10615,63806,00.html


----- Original Message -----
From: "Eveline Lubbers" <evel {AT} xs4all.nl>
To: "H S" <persgal {AT} wanadoo.nl>
Cc: <nettime-nl {AT} nettime.org>
Sent: Tuesday, April 02, 2002 10:09 PM
Subject: Re: [Nettime-nl] anti spionnen waar


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